Be the Board’s Valued Partner
September 20, 2017, 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET
Join NIRI’s Virtual Chapter on Wednesday, September 20 at 12 PM ET for the first of its thought-provoking programs designed to help strengthen your IR competency. The kick-off event “Be the Board’s Valued Partner” will feature Michael Pocalyko, who presented at the NIRI Annual Conference in June 2017, and Barry Hytinen, a veteran IRO who was promoted to CFO at Tempur Sealy International in July 2015. The discussion will be moderated by Jeff Goeser, Head of Investor Relations at TD Ameritrade.
Learning Objectives: After completing this program, participants will be able to:
- Understand the IR-related reports and metrics that are meaningful to board members for routine periodic Board briefings
- Strike a delicate balance between summarized information/brevity and sufficient detail to adequately convey your message
- Communicate to financially oriented board members and their non-financial counterparts
Preparing for the IRC this year? This program’s content will build on IRC Domain 7: Strategic Counsel and Collaboration, and Domain 10: Corporate Governance.
NIRI Virtual Chapter Elects 2017-2018
Board of Directors
MINNEAPOLIS and LONDON — June 07, 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE) –The Virtual Chapter (VC) (www.nirivirtual.org) of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) today announced the election of the Board of Directors for the 2017-2018 Program Year that will begin June 16, 2017. Sheryl Joyce, Director of Marketing, Perfect Channel LTD, and Bernadette McCormick, Regional Manager, Business Wire, have been elected Co-Presidents. A complete list of the new Virtual Chapter board members is presented below.
NIRI Virtual Chapter 2017-2018 Board of Directors
Leveraging Different Perspectives for Your Career in IR
May 24, 2017 – 12:00 pm ET
|NIRI defines investor relations as ‘a strategic management responsibility that integrates finance, communication, marketing and securities law compliance to enable the most effective two-way communication between a company, the financial community, and other constituencies, which ultimately contributes to a company’s securities achieving fair valuation.’
The IR profession is an exciting, multi-faceted career that offers a variety of opportunities. From investor relations as a lifelong career to transitioning into other strategic corporate roles or working as a consultant, our panelists will discuss their perspectives and careers, and reflect on the profession and its continuing evolution.
Register today to hear some insights and tips on how to manage your career in investor relations.
Leading the discussion will be Gregg Lampf, Vice President of Investor Relations, Ciena Corporation; Lisa Hartman, Director of Investor Relations for Juniper Networks; Nicole Noutsios, Founder of NMN Advisors; and Doug Wilburne, Retired IRO.
Award Winning IR Programs!
April 11, 2017 – 12:00 pm ET
What does an award-winning IR program look like? How can you build one at your firm?
Fresh off the podium from IR Magazine’s annual investor relations awards, we will showcase a panel of this year’s winners! Our panel of experts will share some key insights and tips on how to run a “best in class” IR program. Our discussion will be moderated by IR Magazine’s Ben Ashwell, who will also review some of the highlights from this year’s award campaign regarding the issues that investors care about. Please join us for a lively and informative webcast.
FED Update! How Might the New Administration Impact the Economy
March 28, 2017 – 12:00 pm ET
We are pleased to welcome Andrew Bauer, Regional Economist, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, as our speaker.
R. Andrew Bauer
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
502 South Sharp Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Leveraging Wall Street for a Better IR Strategy
February 28, 2017 – 12:00 pm ET
For IR professionals, key figures on Wall Street can be both friends and foes. While their sentiments and investment strategies can influence the market’s response to quarterly earnings results, this group can also provide a wealth of information when it comes to developing an effective IR program.
Join us February 21, 2017 at 12pm ET as we discuss the results of two valuable reports that tap into both market trends and Wall Street habits. First, we will discuss the Q4 2016 Hedge Fund Tracker, the latest in a series of quarterly reports that examine 13F filings and the investment trends of the top ten pure play hedge funds in the US. Then we will discuss the 2016 Investor Survey, a look at the online habits of investors and analysts and how they use IR websites for research and workflow.
Investor Perception Studies: Ensure your Messaging is on Track
January 10, 2017 – 12:00 pm ET
Are you confident investors understand your story? Are you providing information that is most relevant to those who want to invest in your company? Perception studies are a valuable resource to ensure your communication is resonating with investors. Join NIRI Virtual Chapter’s Barbara Doyle, Vice President, Investor Relations, Itron Inc. and Rebecca Corbin, Founder and Managing Partner, Corbin Perception Group, LLC, as they discuss how perception studies help ensure your messaging and investor communications are on track.